Rae Dawn Chong

Biography: Daughter of Tommy Chong and Maxine Sneed.
Half sister of Robbi Chong
Was going to play Willis's girlfriend on "Diff'rent Strokes" (1978), but producers thought that she wasn't ethnic looking enough and cast Janet Jackson instead.
Siblings (half/full): Robbi Chong, Marcus Chong, Paris Chong, Gilbran Chong.
U.S. citizen.
Subject of Stephen Lynch's song, RDC (Opie's Lament).
Chong is Afro-Asian. Her mother is African-American/Amerindian, and her father is Irish/Chinese-American.
Has a son, Morgan.

C. Thomas Howell (11 July 1989 - 1990) (divorced)
Owen Baylis (1982 - present) (divorced) 1 son

Rae Dawn Chong's Scores

  • Movies
Average career score: 62
Highest Metascore: 78 The Color Purple
Lowest Metascore: 41 Constellation
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 2 out of 4
  2. Negative: 0 out of 4
4 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
60 Jeff Who Lives at Home Mar 16, 2012 Carol 6.6
41 Constellation Feb 2, 2007 Jenita 5.2
78 The Color Purple Dec 18, 1985 Squeak 7.7
68 Beat Street Jun 8, 1984 Tracy Carlson tbd